Ep. 4: On #MeToo, the German Left, and the first year of Trump
On this episode we discuss:
(1) The #metoo phenomena and the French Anti-#MeToo Manifesto with Chicago member, Carrie Graham and the London School of Economics' Platypus chapter head, Nunzia Faez
Also mentioned in this segment were:
- Gracchus Babeuf, "The Conspiracy of the Equals" (1796)
- Theodor W. Adorno, "Sexual Taboos and the Law Today" (1963)
(2) Platypus Review interview with Sascha Staničić, “Fighting instead of managing capitalism” and the state of the German Left, with Stefan Hain, the head of our Berlin chapter.
(3) We take stock of the first year of the Trump presidency and discuss the new title from the Platypus Review Publishers, "Marxism in the Age of Trump: Articles from the Platypus Review 2015–2017," with president of the Platypus Affiliated Society and author, Chris Cutrone.
Hosted by Pam C. Nogales C. & Laurie Rojas